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Dan'um Style

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555 days ago

Bought a 2011 Toyota Corolla a few weeks ago. Drove it to Terra Haute and back today.
39 mpg.
Sure beats the ole ghost buster.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain


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Moron

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#1 posted 555 days ago

I’m thinkn of gettn a Vespa, with a side buggy for tools

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#2 posted 555 days ago

That is what Little Bro says about his. Gets as good mpg as his Harley ;-)

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dakremer

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#3 posted 555 days ago

My 2007 Toyota Camry gets 33 mpg

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 555 days ago

460 Ford 10 MPG

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Grumpy

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#5 posted 555 days ago

10.85 litres per 100 Km on a Toyota Rav4, 2.4L

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Grumpy

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#6 posted 555 days ago

ok, I knew you would ask, that’s 21.7mpg (US gal). LOL

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Manitario

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#7 posted 555 days ago

2010 Chevy Silverado: 18.7 MPG on the highway.

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nwbusa

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#8 posted 555 days ago

Averaging about 15, mostly around town… 5.7 Hemi in my truck.

-- John, BC, Canada

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 555 days ago

The latest price down under in Sydney is around $1.40 $1.50 per litre
That’s roughly $5.50 to $5.80 US a gallon.
No wonder they call me Grumpy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Gene Howe

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#10 posted 555 days ago

10-12 MPG. F250 V10. 15 MPG if I keep my foot out of it.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Jeff in Huntersville

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#11 posted 555 days ago

Still 17-18 mpg on my 2002 Ranger.

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lunn

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#12 posted 555 days ago

I’m building a big rat truck. Put a REO dump truck cab on a 24’ motor home frame with a 440 dodge engine.With 5 gals. of gas i was good to go for the 10 mile round trip. I was suprized when it ran outta gas before i got home. Less than 2 mpg. Just a little more tuneing and i should get 10 mpg. BUT i look gooood driving it !!!

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Jim Jakosh

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#13 posted 555 days ago

The ‘99 Itasca motor home gets 7.5 MPG when pulling a car. The ‘01 Saturn we pull gets about 30, so we get 18.75 on the combo going down the road.
The 06 Accord get 31 mpg.
The’99 Outback gets 26mpg The ‘72 Monte Carlo get 22mpg with the overdrive tranny. Was getting 17 with the 3 speed turbo hydro.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!!

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carguy460

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#14 posted 555 days ago

Wow, 39mpg? Thats impressive! Best I’ve ever had was in my Mustang, about 32 or so. I had a 96 F250 powerstroke that got me 22 one time on a 900 mile road trip…tailwind helped, but still!

-- Jason K

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Manitario

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#15 posted 555 days ago

My “best” fuel economy I ever had was in a 1990 Geo Metro; 49 MPG on a highway trip. That was back when gas was only $0.80/L..sigh…I love my truck but I cry a little bit each time I fuel up…

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